Putnam County Hospital is looking for an outstanding nurse leader to assume the job role of Inpatient Department Manager. This position will be responsible for the Nursing Departments of ICU, Medical-Surgical, and Swing Bed. We are a Critical Access Hospital, limited to 25 inpatient beds. Candidate must hold a nursing degree (ASN, BSN, MSN).
Those who do not hold a Bachelor’s degree or higher in nursing, must be enrolled in a BSN program or healthcare related program to be considered (Health care Administration, Informatics, Business, etc.). Candidate of choice will be able to demonstrate how he/she is professional, organized, self-directed, mature, and disciplined in approaching and executing the department responsibilities.
Previous experience with policy/procedure development, budgets and clinical management, and knowledge Critical Access Hospital regulations is preferred.
The Nursing Manager must be able to fill a front-line nursing position if needed and willing to be on-call after hours for operational advice.
This is a full time, benefit eligible position.